Resident fatally struck by vehicle while walking across street in Johnson County

The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatality accident that occurred late Monday evening along FM 731 in Johnson County.

At 10:34pm, multiple emergency responders were called to the scene along FM 731 at Cross Timber Road. Officials say a passenger car was traveling south on FM 731 when the driver struck a man who was walking across the roadway.

The man hit by the vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene. He has been identified as a 23-year-old man who lived at a house in the 2500 block of FM 731. It is believed the collision occurred in front of his house.

The driver of the car remained at the scene and was not injured.

The investigation is still ongoing at this time.